How to reach the colored mountains?
The only way to get there is by private car. Tours can be arranged with Happy Egypt and are probably the best way to visit the Colored Canyon as a guide is important to find the site in the middle of the Sinai Desert. Private transportation can be organized to transport tourists from Dahab, Sharm El Sheikh and Cairo.
What are the colored mountains?
The Colored Valley is a rock formation in the Sinai Peninsula. It is a maze of rocks, some of which are about 40 meters long. The valley is about 800 meters long. The closest city to the valley is Nuweiba. It is about 90 km north of the city of Dahab. It is truly an innovation that makes you enjoy the charming, picturesque nature and makes you repeat your Sharm El Sheikh tours.
How far is the Colored Valley from Sharm El Sheikh?
It takes a tourist longer to arrive from Sharm El Sheikh. The distance to the Colored Canyon from there is just under 200 kilometers (125 miles), and the trip takes about 3.5 hours. Arrange your trip to the Colored Mountains with Happy Egypt and its Egypt tour package. The road from Sharm El Sheikh offers beautiful natural views of the sea, and the cliffs sometimes hang impressively above the road. Enjoy all the wonderful scenic views as you go to these colorful mountains.
What distinguishes the Sinai Peninsula?
South Sinai is famous for its best diving and snorkeling activities, important history such as the Land of Moses, its special culture, the mountains with their unique nature, Mount Sinai (Mount Moses), and the famous Monastery of St. John.
What is the Colored Valley in Egypt?
The Colored Valley in Sinai - a living miracle of the earth
The Colored Valley is a rock formation in the Sinai Peninsula that is about 800 meters long and contains a maze of rocks about 40 meters long and is located near Nuweiba, about 90 km north of Dahab.